HP Elitebook x360 1040 G8 Price, Specs and Best Deals
HP EliteBook x360 1040 G8 is a beautifully designed convertible laptop for business professionals for optimal performance in their workstations. It has a 14-inch IPS display screen with either 1080p or 4K resolution and is powered by the 11th Generation Intel Core i5 and i7 processors with an Integrated Intel Iris Xe graphics card and supports up to 32GB RAM and 2 TB SSD.
HP EliteBook x360 1040 G8 Key Specs & Features
14-inch FHD / 4KIPS Touchscreen
11th Gen Intel Core processors (Intel Core i5-1135G7 – Intel Core i7-1185G7)
Integrated Intel Iris® Xe Graphics
Windows 10 Home or Windows 10 Pro
Up to 32GB RAM
Up to 2TB SDD
Spill-resistant Backlit Keyboard
720p HD + IR camera
Intel® AX201 Wi-Fi 6 (2×2) and Bluetooth® 5
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X55 5G modem
Premium quad stereo speakers with 2 multi-array microphones.
HP Long Life 4-cell, 78 Wh Li-ion Battery
HP Elitebook x360 1040 G8 sports a beautiful, durable design with aluminum chassis that provides a premium feel and uncompromised rigidity, with the sharp edges giving the laptop an aggressive character.
HP has left the laptop with an anodized finish, which limits the fingerprints and smudges. The EliteBook is also portable, weighing only 1.31 kg while being around 16 mm tall.
When opened, the lid hosts a 14-inches screen with slimmer bezels on the top, sides, and bottom. It has an 89-percent screen-to-body ratio. The top bezel house a 720p HD camera for IR faces recognition system and the bottom host the company logo.
This HP laptop is a convertible built with a 360° hinge, which allows you to access four different setup modes from laptop to the tent, stand, or tablet mode, thus, making it efficient for all working environments. Once you flip the laptop into tablet mode, a set of magnets on the back of the lid keeps the chassis rigid.
The hinge holds the lid to the base chassis which hosts the HP Premium Keyboard with spill-resistant and backlit function. It has a travel of about 1.4 mm with different function keys. There is also a smooth and responsive clickpad with multi-touch gesture support. And an NFC coil is built to the top right corner of the touchpad.
In addition, the HP EliteBook x360 1040 G8 has two speakers on the top deck and two more at the bottom, so a total of quad speakers to offer an immersive audio experience.
HP EliteBook x360 1040 G8 also comes with multiple ports for connectivity including two USB type-A ports, as well a USB4 Type-C, two Thunderbolt 4 ports (which are also used for charging), and one HDMI 2.0 port.
This HP convertible laptop has a 14-inch diagonal touch screen display. It is available in two display resolutions; (1920×1080) Full HD and 4K resolution. Both models are built on the IPS panel with the support of the SureView technology.
Thanks to the Sure View technology, this HP laptop has an anti-reflective layer on top despite the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protective layer.
Furthermore, this display offered comfortable viewing angles, impressive 1000 maximum brightness nits, and a contrast ratio measuring up to 1900:1. The display also covers 89% of the sRGB color gamut, thus, providing vibrant colors and detailed images.
For the 4K UHD (3840×2160) display model, this laptop has HDR-400, so, it supports HDR media with at least 10-bit colors, therefore, you can be sure of the drastically improved color, brightness, and contrast ratios of the display, to allow you enjoy real-life colors and images.
HP EliteBook x360 1040 G8 is powered by 11th generation Intel Core processors ranging from core i5 to i7.
The base configuration offers an Intel Core i5-1135G7 processor clocking at 1.6 GHz – 4.2 GHz with Turbo Boost and has an 8 MB cache with 4 core. There is also a core i5-1145G7 CPU that clocks at 2.6 GHz base and 4.4 GHz turbo boost with the same core and thread as the first model.
For the core i7 model, there is the Core™ i7-1165G7 that clocks at 2.8 GHz, up to 4.7 GHz with Turbo Boost, 12 MB cache, and 4 core, while the Core™ i7-1185G7 processor has 3.0 GHz up to 4.8 GHz Turbo Boost clock speed with 8 MB cache and 4 cores.
In addition, all CPU option is backed up by the Intel Iris Xe Graphics card which can easily handle web browsing and other common business tasks. It also offers between 4GB to 32GB of DDR4 2666 memory and between 128GB and 2TB of solid-state storage.
The HP EliteBook x360 1040 G8 run on Windows 10 Pro (64-bit) or the Windows 10 Home Single Language 64-bit operating system out-of-the-box.
EliteBook x360 1040 G8 Laptop comes with Long Life 4-cell / 78Wh and optional 54Whr lithium-ion polymer battery with 65W AC adapter that supports fast charging of up to 50% in 30 minutes and lasts for up to 23 hours before recharging is required. The battery lasts for 12 hours and 18 minutes of Web browsing, and 11 hours and 22 minutes of video playback.